Gulet Charter FAQs

WHAT DOES CHARTER FEE INCLUDE?

Use of the boat and its equipment, accommodation in cabins, services of the crew, fuel up to 4 hours cruising a day, all harbour fees and related formalities in Turkish waters, cleaning of bed linens, bath and beach towels, and final cleaning.

RULES ONBOARD

*Please do not wear shoes or other types of footwear on.
*Please do not dive or jump off the boat when the engine is running. is only *permitted on the deck, not in cabins.
*Please do not put toilet paper in the toilet, only natural waste can be flushed down the toilet.
*You can put your soiled toilet paper in the bins provided in the bathrooms.The *cabins and bathrooms are cleaned and the bins are emptied daily by the crew in the morning.
*Towels and bed linens are replaced twice a week depending on the gulet.
*Please turn off the air conditioning and lights off when not in use to save the boat’s batteries

VISA REQUIREMENT

Please visit the governments e-visa web site ( https://www.evisa-service.com/evisa/info/visa.php) for information about visa requirements to enter Turkey.  If your country is listed and if you are traveling to Turkey within 90 days, you can apply for e-visa which will be granted within 24-hours of your application

WHAT DOESN’ T CHARTER FEE NOT INCLUDE?

The fee also does not include meals, soft drinks, drinking water, and alcoholic beverages. You are given a shopping list before embarkation date and we assist in preparing the list and doing the shopping and loading the gulet before charter’s disembarkation time or you can be charged on per person per day base not including drinks.

THE AIRPORTS TO GULET CHARTER PORTS

Please see the list of airports that are the nearest to your port of Gulet Carter departure.  Airport transfers can be arranged for you to and from our boat. Airport transfer is not included in your price.

Guletport      Airport

Bodrum        Bodrum-Milas International Airport (approx. 30 minutes)

Gocek            Dalaman International Airport (approx 20 minutes)

Fethiye          Dalaman International Airport (approx 45 minutes)

Marmaris     Dalaman International Airport ((approx 2 hours)

Marmaris     Bodrum Int.Airport(approx2 hours)

WHAT SHOULD I BRING WIT ME?

You can bring your most comfy clothes.Bring a couple of swimwear, t-shirts, shorts, sandals, sneakers for hiking excursions, sun screen, sun glasses, hat, camera, books, personal hygiene items.  In case of cooler evenings, bring a sweater, jacket, and long pants/jeans.Foldable  luggage is easy for storage.Hand, bath, and beach towels are provided.Most of the gulets have snorkeling equipment, you’d better bring your own.

EMBARKATION & DISEMBARKATION TIME

Gulet charter start on Saturdays and end on Saturdays. Embarkation time is 15:00 and disembarkation time at 10:00  on Saturday after breakfast on the boat.The night before disembarkation is spent either on the port of departure or a nearby cove.

SUGGESTED TIPPING AMOUNT FOR THE CREW

Gratuities are not included in the boat fee.  Tipping the crew is a tradition of Gulet Charter in Turkey.It is a kind of reward for their hard work to make you your every single day happy and comfortable during your gulet charter..  The suggested amount is about 10% of thetotal charter rate.

DO I NEED INSURANCE ?

Gulets among our fleet have insurance during your Blue Voyage.Having personal Accident Insuranve,Medical Insurance plus,Personal Effects Insurance, personal belongings insurance for your travels is advisable.

THE VOLTAGE AND PLUG TYPES

Gluets  have 220 V electric current.  The outlets are European style.  You laptops, mobile phones can charge without a transformer.  But, you need a plug adaptor